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A Checklist for Taxable-Bond-Fund Investors

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Tue, 17 Mar 2015

A bond is a pretty simple investment. Governments and corporations issue bonds to raise money, and in return, they offer bond investors regular interest payments and a return of the principal investment at the bonds' maturity dates. Investors--especially income-seeking investors, such as retirees--

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